Two Events – Tuesday, July 18

Lunch & Learn
Upcoming Ballot Issue Special Election
Proposition 1 – Renewal of Boone County Roads & Bridges Tax
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
12:00 Noon
Columbia Public Library Friends Room (Note the change in location!)

Speakers:
Dan Atwill, Presiding Commissioner, Boone County
Scott Charton, Yes for Good Roads Committee

This is an opportunity to learn about the Boone County Roads & Bridges Tax. The election will be held on Tuesday, August 8.

The two candidates for the 50th State Legislative District — Sara Walsh (R) and Michela Skelton (D) –  have been invited to “meet and greet” attendees (no debate).  We do not yet have confirmation if either or both will attend.

This event is free and open to the public.


How to Run for Office
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Columbia Public Library Friends Room

This workshop is designed to give participants an overview of what it takes to run for elected office.

Our speakers are former elected officials:
Barbara Hoppe is former Columbia City Council person
Karen Miller is a former Boone County Commissioner
Nancy Copenhaver is a former Missouri State Representative

This event is free and open to the public.

If you know anyone who is interested in running for office, please encourage them to attend this workshop!

About lwvcbc

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We never support or oppose any political party or candidate. Any person of voting age may become a League member. The LWV of Columbia-Boone County is the League's local organization. We hold forums for local elections and advocate for local issues.

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